IntelligenceIntelligence underpins all our work.

We are practised in all forms of primary and secondary data collection. We use quantitative and qualitative data sourced from surveys, interviews and group discussions.

We can take data of all types, from different sources, partial and complete, to build a knowledge base and foundation for insight and impact.

We see research-based intelligence as a means to an end, not an end in itself.


Our intelligence services include:

Research planning

We have more than twenty years experience as research buyers, users and implementers on both the client and agency side. Read more »

Secondary desk research

Our experience is that clients too often rush to commission new research before fully understanding the data and insight freely available from public sources. Read more »

Programme monitoring

Governments, charities and not-for-profit organisations often work on complex programmes, with hard-to-reach beneficiaries and multiple stakeholders. Read more »